The Kenya Weekly News Newspaper of January 03, 1958, Issue No. 1614

Volume Ref: KWN_1958_M008917

  • Although there was a visible but not expected slowing down in the country’s industrial expansion during 1957, it was on the whole a satisfactory year for most sectors of the South African economy.
  • Significant strides were made by the gold mining industry which is the backbone of the Union’s economy while agriculture generally speaking, made an increase contribution to the national income.